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[LISTEN] SANDF budget cuts hurting ability to defend borders

| According to secretary of Defence, Dr Sam Gulube, the funding in the department has not been sufficient.

CAPE TOWN - Secretary of Defence Dr Sam Gulube says funding has not been sufficient for the department to honour its national commitment according to the Constitution, especially its maritime responsibilities.

He says that part of the department’s responsibilities is to make sure that coastal lines are protected.

Listen to the audio above for more.

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